About us

Established in 1906, Chipstead Golf Club is a fixture of the Surrey hills that for over a century has welcomed visitors with pastoral views of the surrounding country, and the familiar serenity only found between tee and fairway.

How to find us:

Chipstead Golf Club is a 10 minute walk from Chipstead train station which has a direct line to East Croydon (travelling time 20 minutes)
London Victoria and London Bridge (travelling time 45 minutes)
The Club is also only a 10 minute drive from Junction 8 of the M25, the A217 or the M23

Meet Our Team

We are exceptionally proud of the people at Chipstead Golf Club who have masses of passion and put in huge efforts to make everyone’s experience fun, exciting and memorable.

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Gary Torbett

Turned Professional at the age of 17 and spent 12 years working as an assistant golf professional at Coombe Hill Golf Club before joining Chipstead Golf Club as their Head Professional in 1990.

Having played tournaments all over the world during the 80s and 90s, Gary’s playing career highlight came in the 1992 when he qualified for the Open Championship at Murfield.

Gary turned his attention to Golf Club Management in the year 2000 and has become a highly respected Golf Club Manager over the past 19 years here at Chipstead Golf Club.

Nic Torbett

Nic represented the County of Surrey at all age levels and helped Surrey win the Junior County Foursomes Championship in 2009. Nic finished 3rd twice in the Surrey under 21s Championship at the age of 15 and 16.

Nic turned Professional in 2011 and has continued to compete by playing both nationally and regionally whilst working as the Head Teaching Professional at Chipstead Golf Club.

Nic has fast become one of Surrey’s leading Junior Coaches and continues to develop the growth of our Chipstead Junior Golf Academy.

Geoff Beauchamp

Golf Course Manager

Heading the team, Geoff has been greenkeeping since 200. As well as working at several golf courses in the UK and Geoff has also worked in the United States working at private member golf courses. Geoff has a keen interest in golf, football and mechanics. He enjoys spending time with his wife and children and enjoying a craft beer or coffee.

Mark Allard

Deputy Course Manager

Mark has 19 years greenkeeping experience with an obvious passion for the industry. He is a proud dad to George & Ada. In his spare time, Mark enjoys running, skiing, playing golf and football.

Nick Wilkins

First Assistant Greenkeeper

Nick has been a greenkeeper for the last 10 years. Having worked at several golf clubs in Surrey, he has brought his experience and expertise to Chipstead. Outside of work, Nick enjoys music, travelling and playing golf.

Barry Easton

Assistant Greenkeeper

Barry has recently returned to the Greenkeeping industry and loves working outside on the golf course. He has an interest in History and visits historical sites across the UK in his spare time. Barry also enjoys football, rugby and Golf.

Ray Songhurst

Assistant Greenkeeper

Ray enjoys being outside and spending time with his son. Ray also plays football and enjoys arts and learning new skills.